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thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather
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mother and daughter ... who haven't been seen since thursday night ... have been found safe in cumberland, pennsylvania. according to police ... 33-year- old c'ere lewis and her 9- year-old daughter sesha hill were found safe late friday night. their family was worried and said it was highly unusual that lewis took off. family members say lewis would never let sesha miss school. it's not known why lewis and her daughter were in pennsylvania. in other news around virginia ... a richmond man and researcher at the college of william and mary is arrested on child pornography charges. police arrested 46-year-old michael wilson friday afternoon. he's charged with four felony counts of possession of child pornography. according to the schools website ... wilson is a research biologist at the center for conservation biology. he's being held at the virginia
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virginia lawmakers fail to ban the specific use of smartphone apps while driving. this ... after members of the house of delegates postponed debate on a bill until 20- 17. highway safety advocates claim it's still legal for virginia drivers to post to social media while on the road. this comes as police in philadelphia investigate whether snapchat played a role in the deaths of three young women. the social media app features a filter which posts drivers' speeds while they record videos. according to triple-a ... more drivers are trying to set personal speed records and capture the moments with the speed displayed on the video. dominion virginia power could be fined after mineral oil spilled into the potomac river. the virginia department of environmental quality issued a notice of violation for the spill. a transformer failure at a substation in crystal city led to the release of more than 13- thousand gallons of
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a portion of the spill ended up along the banks of the potomac river and in the river itself. 29 result. the state can fine the company 100-dollars per gallon and require corrective action involving any environmental damage. according to the virginia department of health ... three adults in the commonwealth have the zika virus. all three cases were travel- related. last month ... a student at the college of william and mary contracted the virus while traveling in central america during winter break. around the same time ... a northern virginia resident contracted the zika virus while traveling in a different country. the c-d-c issued a travel alert for those going to countries or regions where the zika virus is widespread. as of february 17-th ... there have been 82 cases of the zika virus reported in the united states. a bill ... which would allow doctors to give long-term treatment to lyme disease patients ... moves forward in the
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the senate passed legislation eliminating sanctions physicians could face from the board of medicine if they put lyme patients on antibiotics for longer than virginia's standard of 28 days. some physicians refuse patients seeking help for lyme or other tick-borne illnesses due to the possibility of investigations. this bill would clear the way for doctors to follow guidelines created by the federal government. the bill is headed to a house of delegates subcommittee on tuesday. the washington monument will be closed until next week to repair an elevator control box. according to the national park service ... the control box was damage by a contractor working in the structure on an unrelated issue. the reopening date will be determined as repairs are made over the weekend. turning now to news making national headlines ... the aircraft that crashed into pearl harbor thursday ... is salvaged. it took divers and crews about an hour to float the downed
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bags. it was then taken to joint base pearl harbor- hickam. the n-t-s-b will now inspect the bell-2-0-6-b chopper as part of an investigation that's expected to take months. the helicopter crashed into waters just off the arizona memorial visitors center about 10:30 thursday morning. a 15-year-old boy was critically injured and two others were seriously hurt. a heated contest is playing out in nevada between hillary clinton and bernie sanders ahead of today democratic caucuses. both candidates held rallies friday night ... trying to gain support in the "first in the west" vote. after a full day of campaigning across the state ... clinton ended with a rally in las vegas alongside her husband and daughter. former president bill clinton introduced his wife and asked everyone to bring her home tomorrow. clinton urged the audience to caucus on her behalf. hillary clinton d presidential candidate - " i will stand and fight for them through this campaign no matter who the
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thing i want you to remember is the republicans have been after me for years and i'm still standing. " a total of 23 delegates are up for grabs in nevada where the caucuses get underway starting today at 11 a-m pacific time. the battle between apple and the government reaches another level ... as we've previously reported ... the tech giant is refusing to help the f-b-i unlock the san bernardino shooters i-phone. friday ... federal prosecutors filed a motion... saying a judge should force the tech giant to comply. the government says apple's refusal quote "... appears to be based on its concern for its business model and public marketing strategy" end quote. in what's news today... a new store filled with upcycled items opens in downtown roanoke. shabby love is moving into 306 market street. the shabby love crew finds items
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them into unique pieces. the owner chose to open up their third store in roanoke because of the star city's appeal. shabby love opens its doors today at ten a-m. you may want to enjoy a cocktail this weekend with the warmer temperatures. the "big lick cocktail classic" is happening today at the patrick henry. this year's theme is mardi gras. nine local restaurants and caterers will showcase food to pair with different drinks. proceeds from the event will go towards leap --- a non profit organization that builds community through sustainable agriculture. if you are interested in teaching education, come out today to the roanoke city public schools instructional job fair. the schools are recruiting for all areas of instructions such as elementary and middle education, foreign languages, mathematics, sciences and special education. it's happening today at william fleming high school from eight a-m until five this afternoon. switching gears now to your forecast ...
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into the 60's today ... hopefully all the snow that's still on the ground will melt ... storm team ten meteorologist jonathan kegges joins us now. jonathan ... we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup
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portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to work with. at this time there is a shot for a wintry mix and heavy rain starting tuesday and hanging around through thursday. high temperatures cool back down to the 30s and 40s during the middle and latter portion of the upcoming week. . the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday
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if you're looking for something fun to do this weekend ... there's plenty going on ... the star city travels back in time today for the jurassic quest! more than fifty life-sized animatronic dinosaurs will invade the berglund center. it's fun for all ages. tickets start at 19-dollars. the event is happening today from nine a-m until eight tonight. botetourt county holds the first ever disc golf ice bowl. it's a day of disc golf no matter what the weather looks like. you can get in on the fun with an entry fee of twenty dollars. it's happening today at the greenfield disc golf course. registration is from eight a-m until ten a-m.
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roanoke valley home sales are 20-16. according to the roanoke valley association of realtors... the number of homes sold in january was the highest number of home sales during the month of january since 2007. the agency reports 287 homes were sold last month in roanoke, salem and botetourt, craig and roanoke counties. that's up from 248 homes sold in january of 2015. the average home price last month was just over 190- thousand dollars.
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holiday's most popular gifts ... have been deemed unsafe by the government. that's the conclusion from the consumer product safety commission after a months-long investigation into the safety hazards of hoverboards. the commission has sent official notice to retailers ... manufacturers and importers containing new hoverboard safety standards. it's calling on all makers and sellers to voluntarily take non-u-l- compliant. hoverboards off the market until they can be certified as safe. 52 reports of fires resulting from malfunctioning hoverboards that have caused over two million dollars in property damage. tax season is fully underway ... and when you get your refund ... do you plan to spend or save it? according to the national retail federation's annual tax returns survey .. 49-percent of people expecting a refund plan
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save the money ... instead of spending it. that's the highest percentage in the survey's history. in addition to saving ... almost 35-percent of people plan to pay down debt and 22-percent will use the refund for everyday expenses. now to what's trending today... a look at the biggest social networking, online and technology talkers. mcdonald's is trying out chicken and waffles on the go. the restaurant chain is testing out its own version of the southern classic. they're calling it the "chicken mcgriddle." it's a fried chicken patty between two maple syrup buns. so far ... the new breakfast sandwich is only available in ohio. mcdonald's says the new creation could go national ... but it all depends on customer feedback. the maple syrup buns are already on mcdonald's menu with other mcdgriddle combinations. philadelphia police are offering rapper kanye west a job
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50-million dollars in debt. the police department posted this tweet on thursday. it says "we are hiring at kanye west!" the tweet continued to say how much the salary would be ... telling west he could be debt free by the year 31-22! earlier this week ... kanye tweeted he's 53-million dollars in personal debt. west also said mark zuckerberg should invest one billion dollars in him as quote "the greatest artist of all time." a utah woman is a little surprised after opening her can of green beans. take a look at this. troy walker says she was preparing dinner for a church youth function when she noticed a snake head in the can. she contacted the manufacturer "western family." the company says cans are already being removed from shelves. walker says the snake in the can
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steps to prevent this from happening again. a baby tiger is finally getting a chance to join his mother after passing his swimming test. miami zoo officials needed to make sure the tiger cub would be able to swim out of the moat in his mother's exhibit ... if he accidentally fell in. zoo staff threw the cub into the deep end with plenty of help just in case. the little guy didn't need any help though ... he was able to paddle himself back to safety. as we kick off the day ... we're seeing temperatures in the 40's ... but it's only going to get warmer ... jonathan kegges joins us now for a look at your forecast. we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for
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temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to the nascar boys are nearly ready to tackle another edition of the great american race. and in salem the finest matmen in the state are battling for state gold..
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from nascar to high school wrestliing ... john appicello and alyaaa rae give us a look at what's going on in the world of sports. the group a..thru 4a state wrestling championships have converged on salem.. earlier today...our own alyssa rae ..caught up with some of the key local teams that have golden aspirations this weekend-- the day has arrived. it's like christmas morning for wrestlers across virginia, all who come to the salem civic center for the first day of the state tournament. these wrestlers aren't looking for presents, but rather trophies. brockenbrough: "the kids have been waiting all year, we've been in big tournaments but nothing like this. we prepare them everyday, all week long,
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people are going to be here. but the mentality is you just have to survive each round." it's parry mccluer's jarrod clark's last chance to add a state trophy to the mantle, the senior hopes to put one next to his brother kainan's, who won in 2011. jarrod wrapped up his quarterfinal match with a ribbon on top.. and advanced to the semifinals with a pin. brockenbrough: "that means a lot to me. to be around a kid since he's been an eighth grader and to see he's two matches away from what he's been looking for it pretty exciting." rae: "two notable teams here at the state tournament is up and coming rural retreat who's looking for their third straight team title and of course powerhouse christiansburg in the hunt for their 15th straight team title." there was no coal in rural retreats stocking, they've earned back to back 1a team titles and look to stay on the "good list" this year with a three-peat. boyd: "that's our goal coming in and it's nice. it's a big deal back home in our community so these guys are getting after it and trying to get the job done."
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in and year out, working to deck their halls with their 15th straight trophy. "it is real exciting its kind of an ambivalent feeling because you're wondering how the day is going to go but that's what i always tell the kids, don't feel nervous, just tell yourself you're excited and it's kind of how it's going now." but no gifts are opened on christmas eve.. the finals are set for saturday. in salem, alyssa rae wsls 10. and updating tonight with state semifinal action.. parry mccluer's jarrod clark at 106...in on a single late steps over..far arm...thats a key takedown late..to ring up a tech fall at 5:39 leading 18-1 clark..into tomorrow's 106 pound final.. to 113 and trey boyd of rural retreat running a monster half nelson for back points to seal up a 6-1 dec win and 126 your's watching cave spring's sam ring...celebrate a 6-2 win to move into the finals.. and at 132...josh linkous of christiansburg. with a late reversal coming out the
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win...over zach long of hidden valley. worth noting christiansburg only leads cave spring by 5 and half points..after day one of the 3a team scoring for the lead.. fah-keer leads 4a. grundy 2a and rural retreat is more than doubling everyone in 1a.... conference semifinal action..tonight ...where rivals collide for the right to advance to the region tournament.. hidden valley..and cave spring.. the top seeded knights..jump out early..nice look inside to jake furrow...he shows good patience with the ball fake underneath and the easy duece. it was 10-0 knights early in this one. the titans..eventual ly come alive...jonah fitzgerald the three ball.. but the knights kept pressing the pace..while the titans..wanted to slow it to a standstill.. this is baker haviland for the
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cave spring...advance s to the final..and punches their ticket to the region tournament with a ....52-32 semifinal win. more scores rolling at the bottom of your screen..but here are a couple of conference finals tonhight. the 500 field..is set...but not..without some twisted scrap metal being created.. here's a closer look--in today's countdown to nascar... last night's duels...included very costly last lap...fray--cus.. jamie mcmurray's block attempt on jimmie johnson set off the affray... and sent a couple of teams...scurryin g for backup cars...moving forward--- jimmie johnson/duel 2 wreck:"..i could see with his aggression how fast he was
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take that our line was going to take me into the wall so i heats up ... as the democrats are in nevada and the republicans in south carolina. still ahead ... a look at where the candidates stand and what we can expect tonight. i'm chris bosh. when i was sidelined with blood clots in my lung, it was serious. fortunately, my doctor had a game plan. treatment with xarelto . hey guys! hey, finally, somebody i can look up to... ...besides arnie. xarelto is proven to treat and help reduce the risk of dvt and pe blood clots.
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to reduce the risk of stroke in people with afib, not caused by a heart valve problem. for people with afib currently well managed on warfarin, there's limited information on how xarelto and warfarin compare in reducing the risk of stroke. you know, i tried warfarin, but the blood testing and dietary restrictions... don't get me started on that. i didn't have to. we started on xarelto . nice pass. safety first. like all blood thinners, don't stop taking xarelto without talking to your doctor, as this may increase your risk of a blood clot or stroke. while taking, you may bruise more easily and it may take longer for bleeding to stop. xarelto may increase your risk of bleeding if you take certain medicines. xarelto can cause serious, and in rare cases, fatal bleeding. get help right away for unexpected bleeding, unusual bruising, or tingling. if you have had spinal anesthesia while on xarelto , watch for back pain or any nerve or muscle related signs or symptoms. do not take xarelto if you have an artificial heart valve or abnormal bleeding. tell your doctor before all planned medical or dental procedures. before starting xarelto , tell your doctor about any kidney, liver, or bleeding problems. you know xarelto
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that's a big win. it is for me. with xarelto there is no regular blood monitoring and no known dietary restrictions. treatment with xarelto ... ...was the right move for us.
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it's a big day in the race for the white house as republican candidates face off in south carolina while the democrats battle in the nevada. a look at what you can expect to see today. plus ... virginia tech leaders are taking steps to make the campus more diverse. how a local group is fostering change on campus. good morning and thanks for joining us on virginia today here on w-s-l-s 10. i'm rachel lucas.
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here's a live look at we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup
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portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to south carolina and nevada ... the two states making their voices heard today in the presidential race. wsls 10's national correspondent mark meredith has a look at what we can expect to see today. nats of rubio with hailey cheering betting big on the endorsement of south carolina's governor nat break florida senator marco rubio is counting on a solid showing today in the palmetto state to erase his poor peformance in new hampshire. clip from friday rubio 1 "2016 is the most important election in a generation" but the battle in the nation's first southern state primary is
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when it comes to second place . fullscreen 1 the latest polls of likely voters show donald trump with a commanding lead of about 13 points - followed by senators cruz, rubio, jeb bush, ben carson, and ohio governor john kasich. nats of jeb bush jeb bush, who spent the past week using every resource he has - including his high profile family - needs a decent showing tonight if he has any chance to stay competitive. jeb bush quote nats of clinton after a big loss in new hampshire - hillary clinton's campaign is betting big on the silver state - nevada. clinton nat from friday similar to iowa - today democratic voters will caucus - meeting at places like churches and schools at a pre-set time to vote together. it could favor clinton but the latest polls don't show much of an edge. a c-n-n o-r-c poll shows clinton only one point ahead of sanders who's still making headlines for his
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nevada's results should come in by mid afternoon east coast time. south carolina's first place winner could be called early based on exit polls - but it could take a whole lot longer to find out who comes in second and third - we'll have coverage throghout the day and into the night. reporting this morning in washington, i'm mark meredith. the u-s state department releases more than 500- documents from former secretary of state hillary clinton's e-mail account. according to officials ... 64 of the documents were upgraded to confidential ... but none of the information was classified at the time the e-mails were sent. none of the documents released were considered secret or top secret level. now ... just under 47-thousand pages of clintons have been released. the state department says they plan to finish making the e-mails public on february 29-th.
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nominees to fill the vacant supreme court seat of the late justice antonin scalia. friday ... president obama carried a binder of background information and research on of the oval office. when asked how many names he plans to review ... obama laughed and kept walking. republicans are threatening to block obama's nominee ... with some saying he should wait and let the next president decide on a replacement. meanwhile back in our area ... virginia tech leaders are taking strides to make the campus more diverse. friday ... students involved with black men excellence network ... hosted the "uplifitng black men conference" in an effort to shed light on issues minorities face at the school. wsls ten's duke carter has more. the goal was to understand some issues students faced on campus like trying to find mentors who can help assist undergraduate students with their studies who may have a
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prestigious school like virginia tech. enrollment numbers show few african american men are choosing virginia tech for higher education. jospeh owusu is a junior at tech. he's currently enjoying his career at the university --- but says it was hard becoming a hokie .. transitioning from high school to college. his biggest challenge ... often times being the only minority in a classroom. which is why organizers in the group black men excellence network are hosting the "uplifting black men conference." the goal --- to understand issues black men like owusu face in higher education so they don't leave the school. tommy amal/chair black men excellence network - "making sure those students are successful here making sure they have a great time here and making sure they are setup for success," students in the black men excellence network are hoping eventually there will be some push with recruitment to make virginia tech more attractive to miniorites, especially african american males. in the new river valley duke
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turning now to your forecast ... today is going to be a beautiful day ... with temperatures in the 60's ... jonathan kegges joins us now with a look at our forecast. we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather
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work with. at this time there is a shot for a wintry mix and heavy rain starting tuesday and hanging around through thursday. high temperatures cool back down to the 30s and 40s during the middle and latter portion of the upcoming week. . the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s.
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southwest virginia ... here's a look back at some of this week's best moments. students at gretna elementary now have a new way to learn about science ... technology ... engineering and math. the school received a 17- thousand dollar grant through the danville- pittsylvania chamber to purchase legos for the students. kindergarten students will use them to help understand shapes ... color patterns and basic math. first through fifth grade students will use the legos to build robots and other simple machines. the legos are part of the "we do stem" program the lego company offers and are specifically designed to help students learn about stem subjects. a historic site that's been struggling with finances is finally
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natural bridge is now caught up on more than a million dollars worth of debt. the owners of the historic hotel missed their yearly payment of more than nine hundred thousand dollars. they also owed taxes to rockbridge county and various vendors for renovation work. after donating the natural bridge caverns to the state ... they were able to recoup one million dollars in tax credits to help pay off those debts. they've also received helped from private donors. southside saw a few inches of snow earlier this week.. about three inches fell in danville. that means there were a lot of walkways and sidewalks that needed to be shoveled. that's where a 55-year-old named logan comes in. by monday afternoon ... logan had already shoveled seven sidewalks and walkways of houses around him. logan says he feels like it's part of his responsibility to take care of his neighbors. he says many can't do it themselves. the 55-year-old says as long as
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shoveling for his neighbors whenever they need it. still to come on virginia today ... our very own natalie faunce and lindee katdare share a tasty mac and cheese recipe from corned beef and company.
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we've made it to the weekend, a
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thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to work with. at this time there is a shot for a wintry mix and
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tuesday and hanging around through thursday. high temperatures cool back down to the 30s and 40s during the middle and latter portion of the upcoming week. there's always a good time for the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be some good comfort food. wsls ten's natalie faunce and lindee katdare takes us inside the kitchen this morning for a warm and cheesy recipe of buffalo mac and cheese. wsls ten's lindee katdare and natalie faunce are joined by corned beef and
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mac and cheese recipe. visit wsls.com for the full recipe. joined by corned beef and company cooks with a buffalo mac and cheese recipe. visit wsls.com for the full recipe. joined by corned beef and company cooks with a buffalo
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roanoke a seven-year-old girl fighting cancer who's stuck in the hospital was about to spend valentines day this year without a valentine. that was before 20 fraternity guys showed up. jake burns has the story. nats: katie "do you know what subway surfers is?" metul shah/vcu medical school student "nuhum." the seven year old and the med school student are unlikely valentines. metul shah and katie whatley met eight days ago. metul was on a rotation at the children's hospital of richmond at vcu and found out that katie didn't have a valentines. metul shah/vcu medical school student "and it's just unfair cause of her classmates, none of
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do that. they're not in the same situation." 13 months ago -- katie was diagnosed with leukemia. she went into remission but then came december. amanda whatley/katie's mother "unfortunately 11 months in, relapsed, with leukemia tumors on both of her optic nerves. she had a bone marrow transplant february 3rd from bone marrow harvested from her baby sister the day before." that's the backdrop that the med student met the seven- year-old. nats of singing monday -- metul and his friends from the delta chi chapter at vcu had a surprise katie got her valentines day -- in the form of 20 grown men. metul shah/vcu medical school student "the beanie boos that she liked, bring her some hello kittie stuff. but we did our very best katie perry rendition. not that great." amanda whatley/katie's mother "it was so wonderful just to hear her be happy and sort of carefree, as carefree you can be with an iv pole that has eight or nine
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katie's father is an active duty marine living in norfolk and taking care of her three siblings. while her white blood cell count is improving following the transfusion -- there were no adult matches for katie on the bone marrow registry. fortunately her baby sister was. amanda whatley/katie's mother ""families we know are still searching for their match, and they just have to wait and get sicker." katie's new valentine says getting on the bone marrow registry is as easy as getting your cheeks swabbed and it can save lives. metul shah/vcu medical school student " "it's really hard to get a match, so the more people that are in the the more chances for success you'll have." here's a look at "five things you need to know" before you head out the door this morning. a mother and daughter from chesterfield ... who have been missing since thursday ... are found safe in cumberland. police say 33- year-old c'ere lewis and her 9- year-old daughter sesha hill were found safe late friday night. it's not yet known why the two were in pennsylvania. a new store filled with upcycled
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in downtown roanoke. shabby love opens its doors at 10 a-m today. the store takes items found along the east coast and turns them into unique pieces. shabby love is located at 306 market street. if you want to enjoy a cocktail this weekend ... head on over to the big lick cocktail classic. this years event is being held at the patrick henry. nine local restaurants and caterers will showcase food to pair with different drinks. proceeds from the event will go towards leap --- a non profit organization that builds community through sustainable agriculture. it's a big day in the race for the white house. democrats hillary clinton and bernie sanders face off in the nevada caucuses. while republicans battle in their south carolina primary. we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. clouds on saturday and
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virginia today. make sure to stay with us for another hour of virginia today on
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and her daughter are found safe ... after being reported missing. when the two were last seen and where they were found. plus ... a bill that could allow doctors to give long-term treatment to lyme disease patients ... makes its way through the general assembly. the specifics of the bill. good morning and thanks for joining us on virginia today here on w-s-l-s 10. i'm rachel lucas. and i'm jonathan kegges.
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roanoke from our downtown skycam. we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle
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mother and daughter ... who haven't been seen since thursday night ... have been found safe in cumberland, pennsylvania. according to police ... 33-year- old c'ere lewis and her 9- year-old daughter sesha hill were found safe late friday night. their family was worried and said it was highly unusual that lewis took off. family members say lewis would never let sesha miss school. it's not known why lewis and her daughter were in pennsylvania. in other news around virginia ... a richmond man and researcher at the college of william and mary is arrested on child pornography charges. police arrested 46-year-old michael wilson friday afternoon. he's charged with four felony counts of possession of child pornography. according to the schools website ... wilson is a research biologist at the center for conservation biology. he's being held at the virginia peninsula regional jail.
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ban the specific use of smartphone apps while driving. this ... after members of the house of delegates 20- 17. highway safety advocates claim drivers to post to social media while on the road. this comes as police in philadelphia investigate whether snapchat played a role young women. the social media app features a filter which posts drivers' speeds while they record videos. according to triple-a ... more drivers are trying to set personal speed records and capture the moments with the speed displayed on the video. fined after mineral oil spilled into the potomac river. the virginia department of environmental quality issued a spill. a transformer failure at a substation in crystal city led to the release of more than 13- mineral oil.
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along the banks of the potomac river and in the river itself. according to the department ... 29 fish and waterfowl died as a result. the state can fine the company 100-dollars per gallon and require corrective action involving any environmental damage. according to the virginia department of health ... three adults in the commonwealth have the zika virus. all three cases were travel- related. last month ... a student at the college of william and mary contracted the virus while traveling in central america during winter break. around the same time ... a northern virginia resident contracted the zika virus while traveling in a different country. the c-d-c issued a travel alert for those going to countries or regions where the zika virus is widespread. as of february 17-th ... there have been 82 cases of the zika virus reported in the united states. a bill ... which would allow doctors to give long-term treatment to lyme disease patients ... moves forward in the
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the senate passed legislation eliminating sanctions doctors could face from the board of medicine if they put lyme patients on virginia's standard of 28 days. some doctors refuse patients seeking help for lyme or other tick-borne illnesses due to the possibility of investigations. this bill would clear the way for created by the federal government. the bill is headed to a house of tuesday. the washington monument will be closed until next week to repair an elevator control box. according to the national park service ... the control box was damage by a contractor working in the structure on an unrelated issue. the reopening date will be determined as repairs are made over the weekend. turning now to news making national headlines ... the aircraft that crashed into pearl harbor thursday ... is salvaged. it took divers and crews about an hour to float the downed helicopter using inflatable bags.
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pearl harbor- hickam. the n-t-s-b will now inspect the bell-2-0-6-b chopper as part of an investigation that's expected to take months. the helicopter crashed into waters just off the arizona memorial visitors center about 10:30 thursday morning. a 15-year-old boy was critically injured and two others were seriously hurt. a heated contest is playing out in nevada between hillary clinton and bernie sanders ahead of today democratic caucuses. both candidates held rallies friday night ... trying to gain support in the "first in the west" vote. after a full day of campaigning across the state ... clinton ended with a rally in las vegas alongside her husband and daughter. former president bill clinton introduced his wife and asked everyone to bring her home. hillary clinton urged the audience to caucus on her behalf. hillary clinton d presidential candidate - " i will stand and fight for them through this campaign no matter who the
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thing i want you to remember is the republicans have been after me for years and i'm still standing. " a total of 23 delegates are up for grabs in nevada where the caucuses get underway starting today at 11 a-m pacific time. the battle between apple and the government reaches another level ... as we've previously reported ... the tech giant is refusing to help the f-b-i unlock the san bernardino shooters i-phone. friday ... federal prosecutors filed a motion... saying a judge should force the tech giant to comply. the government says apple's refusal quote "... appears to be based on its concern for its business model and public marketing strategy" end quote. in what's news today... a new store filled with upcycled items opens in downtown roanoke. shabby love is moving into 306 market street. the shabby love crew finds items along the east coast and turns them into unique pieces. the
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third store in roanoke because of the star city's appeal. shabby love opens its doors today at ten a-m. you may want to enjoy a cocktail this weekend with the warmer temperatures. the "big lick cocktail classic" is happening today at the patrick henry. this year's theme is mardi gras. nine local restaurants and caterers will showcase food to pair with different drinks. proceeds from the event will go towards leap --- a non profit organization that builds community through sustainable agriculture. if you are interested in teaching education, come out today to the roanoke city public schools instructional job fair. the schools are recruiting for all areas of instructions such as elementary and middle education, foreign languages, mathematics, sciences and special education. it's happening today at william fleming high school from eight a-m until five this afternoon. switching gears now to your forecast ... temperatures are going to head into the 60's today ...
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on the ground will melt ... storm team ten meteorologist jonathan kegges joins us now. jonathan ... we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to work with. at this time there is a shot for a wintry mix and heavy rain starting tuesday and hanging around through thursday. high temperatures cool back down to the 30s and 40s during the
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of the upcoming week. . the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to work with. at this time there is a shot for a wintry mix and heavy rain starting tuesday and hanging around
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for something fun to do this weekend ... there's plenty going on ... the star city travels back in time today for the jurassic quest! more than fifty life-sized animatronic dinosaurs will invade the berglund center. it's fun for all ages. tickets start at 19-dollars. the event is happening today from nine a-m until eight tonight. botetourt county holds the first ever disc golf ice bowl. it's a day of disc golf no matter what the weather looks like. you can get in on the fun with an entry fee of twenty dollars. it's happening today at the greenfield disc golf course. registration is from eight a-m until ten a-m.
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roanoke valley home sales are off to a positive start for 20-16. according to the roanoke valley association of realtors... the number of homes sold in january was the highest number of home sales during the month of january since 2007. the agency reports 287 homes were sold last month in roanoke, salem and botetourt, craig and roanoke counties. that's up from 248 homes sold in january of 2015. the average home price last month was just over 190- thousand dollars. hoverboards ... one of the holiday's most popular gifts ...
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that's the conclusion from the consumer product safety commission after a months-long investigation into the safety hazards of hoverboards. the commission has sent official notice to retailers ... manufacturers and importers containing new hoverboard safety standards. it's calling on all makers and sellers to voluntarily take non-compliant. hoverboards off the market until they can be certified as safe. the comission says it's received 52 reports of fires resulting from malfunctioning hoverboards that have caused over two million dollars in property damage. tax season is fully underway ... and when you get your refund ... do you plan to spend or save it? according to the national retail federation's annual tax returns survey .. 49-percent of people expecting a refund plan to save the money ... instead of spending it. that's the highest percentage in the survey's history. in addition to saving ... almost
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pay down debt and 22-percent will use the refund for everyday expenses. now to what's trending today... a look at the biggest social networking, online and technology talkers. mcdonald's is trying out chicken and waffles on the go. the restaurant chain is testing out its own version of the southern classic. they're calling it the "chicken mcgriddle." it's a fried chicken patty between two maple syrup buns. so far ... the new breakfast sandwich is only available in ohio. mcdonald's says the new creation could go national ... but it all depends on customer feedback. the maple syrup buns are already on mcdonald's menu with other mcdgriddle combinations. a utah woman is a little surprised after opening her can of green beans. take a look at this. troy walker says she was preparing dinner for a church youth function when she noticed
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contacted the manufacturer "western family." the company says cans are already being removed from shelves. walker says the snake in the can was a huge surprise but she's glad the company is taking steps to prevent this from happening again. a baby tiger is finally getting a chance to join his mother after passing his swimming test. miami zoo officials needed to make sure the tiger cub would be able to swim out of the moat in his mother's exhibit ... if he accidentally fell in. zoo staff threw the cub into the deep end with plenty of help just in case. the little guy didn't need any help though ... he was able to paddle himself back to safety. as we kick off the day ... we're seeing temperatures in the 40's ... but it's only going to get warmer ... jonathan kegges joins us now for
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we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much the nascar boys are nearly ready to tackle another edition of the great american race. and in salem the finest matmen in the state are battling for state gold..
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from nascar to high school wrestliing ... john appicello and alyssa rae give us a look at what's going on in the world of sports. the group a..thru 4a state wrestling championships have converged on salem.. earlier today...our own alyssa rae ..caught up with some of the key local teams that have golden aspirations this weekend-- the day has arrived. it's like christmas morning for wrestlers across virginia, all who come to the salem civic center for the first day of the state tournament. these wrestlers aren't looking for presents, but rather trophies. brockenbrough: "the kids have been waiting all year, we've been in big tournaments but nothing
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everyday, all week long, we've been telling them how many people are going to be here. but the mentality is you just have to survive each round." it's parry mccluer's jarrod clark's last chance to add a state trophy to the mantle, the senior hopes to put one next to his brother kainan's, who won in 2011. jarrod wrapped up his quarterfinal match with a ribbon on top.. and advanced to the semifinals with a pin. brockenbrough: "that means a lot to me. to be around a kid since he's been an eighth grader and to see he's two matches away from what he's been looking for it pretty exciting." rae: "two notable teams here at the state tournament is up and coming rural retreat who's looking for their third straight team title and of course powerhouse christiansburg
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straight team title." there was no coal in rural retreats stocking, they've earned back to back 1a team titles and look to stay on the "good list" this year with a three-peat. boyd: "that's our goal coming in and it's nice. it's a big deal back home in our community so these guys are getting after it and trying to get the job done." then there is christiansburg, a 3a state champion year in and year out, working to deck their halls with their 15th straight trophy. "it is real exciting its kind of an ambivalent feeling because you're wondering how the day is going to go but that's what i always tell the kids, don't feel nervous, just tell yourself you're excited and it's kind of how it's going now." but no gifts are opened on christmas eve.. the finals are set for saturday. in salem, alyssa rae wsls 10.
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semifinal action.. parry mccluer's jarrod clark at 106...in on a single late steps over..far arm...thats a key takedown late..to ring up a tech fall at 5:39 leading 18-1 clark..into tomorrow's 106 pound final.. to 113 and trey boyd of rural retreat running a monster half nelson for back points to seal up a 6-1 dec win and 126 your's watching cave spring's sam ring...celebrate a 6-2 win to move into the finals.. and at 132...josh linkous of christiansburg. with a late reversal coming out the back door for 2.. and the 4-3 decision win...over zach long of hidden valley. worth noting christiansburg only leads cave spring by 5 and half points..after day one of the 3a team scoring for the lead.. fah-keer leads 4a. grundy 2a and rural retreat is more
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action..tonight ...where rivals collide for the right to advance to the region tournament.. hidden valley..and cave spring.. the top seeded knights..jump out early..nice look inside to jake furrow...he shows good patience with the ball fake underneath and the easy duece. it was 10-0 knights early in this one. the titans..eventual ly come alive...jonah fitzgerald the three ball.. but the knights kept pressing the pace..while the titans..wanted to slow it to a standstill.. this is baker haviland for the easy 2.. cave spring...advance s to the final..and punches their ticket to the region tournament with a ....52-32 semifinal win. more scores rolling at the bottom of your screen..but here are a couple of conference finals tonhight. the 500 field..is set...but not..without some twisted scrap metal being created.. here's a closer look--in today's countdown to nascar... last night's duels...included plenty of incidents...and one very costly last lap...fray--cus.. jamie mcmurray's block attempt on jimmie johnson set off the affray... and sent a couple of teams...scurryin g for backup cars...moving forward--- jimmie johnson/duel 2 wreck:"..i could see with his aggression how fast
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heats up ... as the democrats are in nevada and the republicans in south carolina. still ahead ... a look at where the
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don't fight your instincts! with each for 150 calories or less, try our lemon bars, brownies, and cheesecakes. fiber one. it's a big day in the race for the white house as republican candidates face off in south carolina while the democrats battle in the nevada. a look at what you can expect to see today. plus ... virginia tech leaders are taking steps to make the campus more diverse. how a local group is fostering change on campus. good morning and thanks for joining us on virginia today here on w-s-l-s 10. i'm rachel lucas. and i'm jonathan kegges.
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skycam. we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon
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a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions south carolina and nevada ... the two states making their voices heard today in the presidential race. wsls 10's national correspondent mark meredith has a look at what we can expect to see today. nats of rubio with hailey cheering betting big on the endorsement of south carolina's governor nat break florida senator marco rubio is counting on a solid showing today in the palmetto state to erase his poor peformance in new hampshire. clip from friday rubio 1 "2016 is the most important election in a generation" but the battle in the nation's first southern state primary is
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when it comes to second place . fullscreen 1 the latest polls of likely voters show donald trump with a commanding lead of about 13 cruz, rubio, jeb bush, john kasich. who spent the past - including his high profile family - needs a decent showing tonight if he has any chance to stay competitive. jeb bush quote nats of clinton after a big loss in new hampshire - hillary clinton's campaign is betting big on the silver state - nevada. clinton nat from friday similar to iowa - today democratic voters will caucus - meeting at places like churches and schools at a pre-set time to vote together. it could favor clinton but the latest polls don't show much of an edge. a c-n-n o-r-c poll shows clinton only one point ahead of sanders who's still making headlines for
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nevada's results should come in by mid afternoon east coast time. south carolina's first place winner could be called early based on exit polls - but it could take a whole lot longer to find out who comes in second and third - we'll have coverage throghout the day and into the night. reporting this morning in washington, i'm mark meredith. the u-s state department releases more than 500- documents from former secretary of state hillary clinton's e-mail account. according to officials ... 64 of the documents were upgraded to confidential ... but none of the information was classified at the time the e-mails were sent. none of the documents released were considered secret or top secret level. now ... just under 47-thousand pages of clintons e-mails have been released. the state department says they plan to finish making the e-mails public on february 29-th.
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of his weekend reviewing nominees to fill the vacant supreme court seat of the late justice antonin scalia. friday ... president obama carried a binder of background information and research on several potential candidates out of the oval office. when asked how many names he plans to review ... obama laughed and kept walking. republicans are threatening to block obama's nominee ... with some saying he should wait and let the next president decide on a replacement. meanwhile back in our area ... virginia tech leaders are taking strides to make the campus more diverse. friday ... students involved with black men excellence network ... hosted the "uplifitng black men conference" in an effort to shed light on issues minorities face at the school. wsls ten's duke carter has more. the goal was to understand some issues students faced on campus like trying to find mentors who can help assist undergraduate students with their studies who may have a
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prestigious school like virginia tech. enrollment numbers show few african american men are choosing virginia tech for higher education. jospeh owusu is a junior at tech. he's currently enjoying his career at the university --- but says it was hard becoming a hokie .. transitioning from high school to college. his biggest challenge ... often times being the only minority in a classroom. which is why organizers in the group black men excellence network are hosting the "uplifting black men conference." the goal --- to understand issues black men like owusu face in higher education so they don't leave the school. tommy amal/chair black men excellence network - "making sure those students are successful here making sure they have a great time here and making sure they are setup for success," students in the black men excellence network are hoping eventually there will be some push with recruitment to make virginia tech more attractive to miniorites, especially african american males. in the new river valley duke carte wsls ten.
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city schools' grading system and possible changes may be coming for standardized testing. w-s-l-s ten's jenna zibton has the details in today's education matters. lynchburg students will have caps to their grade point averages starting next year. after some lengthy discussions... the school board voted in favor of the change five to four. the school board chair -- "mary ann hoss" says students are putting so much pressure on themselves... and families are putting so much pressure on them... but at the end of the day... it comes down to individual choices. hoss says board members voting in favor felt like students were taking excess a-p classes... and giving up the opportunity to take electives so their g-p-a would not be affected. but those voting against the change felt like high achieving weren't going to be rewarded for their work. hoss says this will help put students on a more even playing field. current 11th and 12th graders will be grandfathered in. the new system will start with current 10th grades at the start of the next school year.
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doesn't look at gpas... but does weigh how many a-p classes are taken. you can check out more of the changes on our website... wsls dot com. # a measure to reduce emphasis on standardized testing in schools advances through the general assembly. the legislation requires the state board of education to stress critical thinking over standardized testing. the bill was approved by a house committee on wednesday. it unianimously passed the senate. the bill also directs state leaders to emphasize internships and technical training which is something governor terry mcauliffe.. and other lawmakers have pushed for. jenna zibton, wsls 10 ### turning now to your forecast ... today is going to be a beautiful day ... with temperatures in the 60's ... jonathan kegges joins us now with a look at our forecast. we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with
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while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to work with. at this time there is a shot for a wintry mix and heavy rain starting tuesday and hanging around through thursday. high temperatures cool back down to the 30s and 40s during the middle and latter portion the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february
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today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s. a complex weather setup still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions southwest virginia ... here's a look back at some of this week's best moments. students at gretna elementary now have a new way to learn about science ... technology ... engineering and math. the school received a 17- thousand dollar grant through the danville- pittsylvania chamber to purchase legos for the students. kindergarten students will use them to help understand shapes ... color patterns and basic math. first through fifth grade students will use the legos to build robots and other simple machines. the legos are part of the "we do stem" program the lego
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offers and are specifically designed to help students learn about stem subjects. a historic site that's been struggling with finances is finally back on track. natural bridge is now caught up on more than a million dollars worth of debt. the owners of the historic hotel missed their yearly payment of more than nine hundred thousand dollars. they also owed taxes to rockbridge county and various vendors for renovation work. after donating the natural bridge caverns to the state ... they were able to recoup one million dollars in tax credits to help pay off those debts. they've also received helped from private donors. southside saw a few inches of snow earlier this week.. about three inches fell in danville. that means there were a lot of walkways and sidewalks that needed to be shoveled. that's where a 55-year-old named logan comes in. by monday afternoon ... logan had already shoveled seven sidewalks and walkways of
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of his responsibility to take care of his neighbors. he says many can't do it themselves. the 55-year-old says as long as he's able ... he'll continue shoveling for his neighbors whenever they need it. still ahead on virginia today ... it's an event that celebrates black history month. what you need to know about the
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we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be warm for february standards. today: sun and clouds with highs in the lower 60s. tonight: partly cloudy with lows in the mid 40s. sunday: afternoon showers. warm with highs in the low 60s.
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still looms for the middle portion of next week. questions still remain as to how much cold air will be in place for a couple of different weather "features" to work with. at this time there is a shot for a wintry mix and heavy rain starting tuesday and hanging around through thursday. high temperatures cool back down to the 30s and 40s during the middle and latter portion cultural foundation hosts it
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sampling in celebration of black history month. jessie eaves and hilary harrison are here to tell us all about the history filled celebration. jessie eaves and hilary harrison join wsls ten's patrick mckee with an inside look at today's "soul food sampling celebration." the second annual black history month celebration is hosted by the blacksburg museum and cultural foundation. who is hosting the event and why is it so important? can you tell us a little more about the event site? why is this event important to the community? what is "soul food?" how can our
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and other events by the blacksburg museum and cultural foundation? with an inside look at today's "soul food sampling celebration." the second annual black history month celebration is hosted by the blacksburg museum and cultural foundation. who is hosting the event and why is it so important? can you tell us a little more about the event site? why is this event important to the
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celebration." the second annual black history month celebration is hosted by the blacksburg museum and cultural foundation. who is hosting the event and why is it so important? can you tell us a little more about the event site? why is this event important to the community? what is "soul food?" how can our viewers find out more about this and other events by the blacksburg museum with an inside look at today's
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celebration." the second annual black history month celebration is hosted by the blacksburg museum and cultural foundation. who is hosting the event and why is it so important? can you tell us a little more about the event site? why is
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and the majority were rated as cleared or minimal at 12 weeks. stelara helps keep my skin clearer. ask your doctor about stelara . here in vineland, home of progresso, we love all kinds of chicken soups... but just one kind of chicken. white breast meat chicken every time. so if you're not going to make your own chicken soup tonight, do what we do...make it progresso. i would kill for something sweet. wanna split that? no...soooo much fat... don't fight your instincts. with each for 150 calories or less! try our lemon bars, brownies, and cheesecakes.
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here's a look at "five things you need to know" before you head out the door this morning. a mother and daughter from chesterfield ... who have been missing since thursday ... are found safe in cumberland. police say 33- year-old c'ere lewis and her 9- year-old daughter sesha hill were found safe late friday night. it's not yet known why the two were in pennsylvania. a new store filled with upcycled items will be opening up in downtown roanoke. shabby love opens its doors at 10 a-m today. the store takes items found along the east coast and turns them into unique pieces. shabby love is located at 306 market street. if you want to enjoy a cocktail this weekend ... head on over to the big lick cocktail classic.
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the patrick henry. nine local restaurants and caterers will showcase food to pair with different drinks. proceeds from the event will go towards leap --- a non profit organization that builds community through sustainable agriculture. it's a big day in the race for the white house. democrats hillary clinton and bernie sanders face off in the nevada caucuses. while republicans battle in their south carolina primary. we've made it to the weekend, a weekend that will have you thinking spring for sure as we go on a date with the 60s. sunshine will be mixed with clouds on saturday and while rain chances return for the second half of sunday, temperatures will still be virginia today.
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good morning. super saturday. high stakes presidential contests in south carolina and nevada today. donald trump poised to win south carolina while making yet another con row version statement at a rally. >> he took 50 bullets and he dipped them in pig's blood. >> ted cruz slamming the frontrunner. >> easy to say let's make america great again. you can even print that on a baseball cap. >> marco rubio hoping to become the establishment candidate on the day he could knock his one-time mentor jeb bush out of the race. meanwhile, on the democratic side, hillary clinton's huge lead over bernie sanders in nevada, gone. that race too close to call.
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we're going to make history tomorrow. we're going to win in nevada. >> as bill clinton comes to his wife's defense. >> hillary's opponent talked about how bad i have been. >> we're live with both races. and direct hit. a massive cyclone hitting the island of fiji today. the top winds hitting over 177 miles per hour. and girls with goals! the u.s. women's national soccer team easily beating trinidad in tobago in the tournament. that means they have punched their ticket for rio. today, saturday, february 20th, 2016. >> announcer: from nbc news,

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